Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.
The fool speaks, the wise man listens.
Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
A man may be a fool and not know it, but not if he is married.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
He who knows not, and knows not that he knows not, is a fool, shun him; He who knows not, and knows that he knows not, is a child, teach him. He who knows, and knows not that he knows, is asleep, wake him. He who knows, and knows that he knows, is wise, follow him.
Who loves not wine, women and song, Remains a fool his whole life long.
He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool - shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple - teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep - wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise - follow him.
The silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a clever woman to manage a fool.
The wise man, even when he holds his tongue, says more than the fool when he speaks.
"A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.".
The wise man does at once what the fool does finally.
There is this difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man, really is so; but he that thinks himself the wisest, is generally the greatest fool.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one fool tells him he's wise.
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a handsome fool is irresistible.
To the wise, life is a problem; to the fool, a solution.
To marry a fool is to be no fool.
To write something, you have to risk making a fool of yourself.
Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
The heart is forever making the head its fool.
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.